ATSS Engineering has a client in Calvert, AL looking for a Engineer, Quality Design & Slab Management.

The ideal candidate will collaborate with slab suppliers to support product development and continuous improvement with current products related to the steelmaking process. The ideal candidate support supplier selection both capability and capacity with quality and cost the focus to meet the business goals and meeting our customers requirements.


The Basics:

Bachelor of Science Degree in Metallurgy
Previous working experience in Steelmaking
Knowledge of Root Cause Failure Analysis (RCFA) & 8D investigations
Experience/interest in learning how to use tools to develop tracking systems and dashboards
Data management interest and capability: extracting, sorting, and manipulating data for sharing to different audiences
Knowledge of Hot Rolling, Cold Rolling, and Coating processes
Intermediate with Microsoft Office Products (Outlook, Excel, Teams, Word, PowerPoint)

The Extras:

Knowledge of automated camera inspection equipment
Knowledge of monitoring costs
Knowledge of rail, barge, and trucking of steel slabs


Ability to interact with multiple stakeholders, work in small and large teams
Willingness to work directly with hourly technicians, operators, and suppliers closely to affect proper work practices and successful work execution
Demonstrate strong decision-making, analytical, and problem-solving skills
Anticipate and adopts innovations in business-building digital and technology applications
Build partnerships and works collaboratively with others to meet shared objectives
Know the most effective and efficient processes to get things done, with a focus on continuous improvement
Demonstrate commitment to teamwork by fostering an environment that embodies trust and respect
Demonstrate the company values of Safety, Teamwork, Accountability, Relationships, and Sustainability



Manage quality based corrective actions for slab suppliers
Monitor Steelmaking and casting outputs and provide feedback for slab quality model improvements
Ensure that all documents meet the requirements of AM/NS, IATF/ISO, and the customer for content and timeliness of response
Ensure that they are read-across checks with the appropriate components with slab suppliers
Monitor slab inventory and proper allocation
Issue weekly, monthly, or quarterly reports that detail quality performance of each slab supplier
Execute and submit product claims to Slab Procurement Team
Work with Mill Quality, Quality Management, Slab Procurement, and Logistics to foster an integrated mindset
Participate in supplier visits or review meetings to provide and review processor performance and audit corrective actions for effectiveness
Assist Commercial Team with technical expertise and sourcing activity to attain the most cost efficient and quality effective solutions to customer inquires for new business


Office and industrial setting
Gulf coast region in Calvert, AL
Days, Monday to Friday with extended hours as required due to periods of peak workloads